What's on in Watford, Hertfordshire
Welcome to Watford in the beautiful county of Hertfordshire. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Watford - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.
Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Watford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Discover museums, art galleries, historic houses, castles, attractions, theme parks and much more in and around Watford to keep both parents and children amused and entertained whatever the British weather decides to throw at you!
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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Watford
If you're out on the tiles in Watford then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Watford will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Watford.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Watford (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Watford for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Watford for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
Park Inn WatfordWatford
Rooms from £36.00
Best Western White House HotelWatford
Rooms from £55.00
Holiday Inn Express London Watford JunctionWatford
Rooms from £54.00
Jurys Inn WatfordWatford
Rooms from £54.00
Harlequin Cottage No.2Watford
Rooms from £0.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|André RieuAndré Rieu at Wembley Arena live on Friday, 06 December 2013 in London, Greater London. For tickets to see André Rieu at Wembley Arena, see the list of ticket prices.…||TomorrowWembley ArenaLondonMiscellaneous|
|Barnet Over 30s 40s and 50s Xmas Party for Singles and CouplesDance, romance, meet new people, make new friends at this popular MONTHLY disco party. Over 30s, 40s and 50s. Singles and couples welcome! Top DJ playing great music. Friendly and popular. Superb venue with huge dance f…||6 - 7 Dec 2013Barnet Football Club (Durham Suite)BarnetNightclubs|
|Gerrards Cross Christmas Festival of Food and DrinkPromoting regionally produced and internationally acclaimed artisan foods, the Gerrards Cross Christmas Festival of Food & Drink is a great market place for both local and regional producers. Highlights of the Festival …||6 - 8 Dec 2013Gerrards Cross Memorial CentreGerrards CrossFamily Days Out|
|Joglaresa's Medieval Christmas ConcertBox Office: www.joglaresa.com or tickets on the door Celebrate Yule with the UK's most popular medieval band - Joglaresa. With fidel, harp, bells, lute, bagpipes and voices Joglaresa ring in Christmas and New Year. Caro…||TomorrowLauderdale HouseHighga teMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|OverLoadOverLoad at Jazz Cafe live on Friday, 06 December 2013 in London, Greater London. For tickets to see OverLoad at Jazz Cafe, see the list of ticket prices.…||TomorrowJazz CafeLondonMiscellaneous|
|PeacePeace at O2 Shepherds Bush Empire live on Friday, 06 December 2013 in London, Greater London. For tickets to see Peace at O2 Shepherds Bush Empire, see the list of ticket prices.…||TomorrowO2 Shepherds Bush EmpireLondonMiscellaneous|
|Andre RieuAndre Rieu at Wembley Arena live on Saturday, 07 December 2013 in London, Greater London. For tickets to see Andre Rieu at Wembley Arena, see the list of ticket prices.…||7 Dec 2013Wembley ArenaLondonMiscellaneous|
|Bill BurrBill Burr performs live at HMV Forum - Kentish Town in London, Greater London on Saturday, 07 December 2013. Buy and compare your tickets for Bill Burr at HMV Forum - Kentish Town now.…||7 Dec 2013HMV Forum - Kentish TownLondonMiscellaneous|
|Buttoned Down Disco's Christmas PartyIt's a Buttoned Down Christmas Party thing going on here tonight, so expect plenty of crackers, party poppers, silly hats, mince pies, and of course the odd Christmas anthem to be aired amongst all the regular classic in…||7 - 8 Dec 2013KOKOLondonNightclubs|
|Come and Meet Edgware's Biggest Christmas PuddingOn Saturday 7th December, Christmas is coming to life at The Broadwalk Centre as a huge Christmas Pudding character will be entertaining shoppers. Bringing a new dimension to Christmas shopping, the appearance of the gi…||7 Dec 2013The Broadwalk CentreEdgwareFamily Days Out|
|Don BrocoDon Broco performs live at Roundhouse in London, Greater London on Saturday, 07 December 2013. Buy and compare your tickets for Don Broco at Roundhouse now.…||7 Dec 2013RoundhouseLondonMiscellaneous|
|Dumplins Ska Club: Skadekat and De Palma LiveA night that will get you Skanking!! Dumplins Ska Club returns to the Fiddlers for another night of great LIVE MUSIC. SKADEKAT are a KENT based Ska band that does it our way, we like to be different, get the crowd on …||7 - 8 Dec 2013The Fiddler's ElbowLondonMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Edgware's Biggest Christmas PuddingOn Saturday 7th December, Christmas is coming to life at The Broadwalk Centre as a huge Christmas Pudding character will be entertaining shoppers. Bringing a new dimension to Christmas shopping, the appearance of the gi…||7 Dec 2013The Broadwalk CentreEdgwareFamily Days Out|
|Elliott's ChristmasElliott's Christmas by Bangers and Mash Ages 2 to 5 Mischievous dog Elliott is at home on Christmas Eve, and very excited about what presents he may get, when he is visited by an Elf. This Elf says that Father Chri…||7 Dec 2013Lauderdale HouseHighga teTheatre & Performing Arts|
|PeacePeace appears live in London, Greater London at Shepherds Bush Empire on Saturday, 07 December 2013. For ticket prices to watch Peace at Shepherds Bush Empire, see the list of tickets available for Peace.…||7 Dec 2013Shepherds Bush EmpireLondonMiscellaneous|
|Questors Choir Christmas Concert 2013Musical director Philip Norman has arranged an imaginative programme for the choir, featuring the Aurelian Brass Ensemble and Richard Wilkins (piano): Traditional carols Christmas pieces by the great composers All-tim…||7 Dec 2013St John's ChurchEalingMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Salsa Kizomba Bachata Azonto Christmas PartyEvery Saturday Salsa Bachata and Kizomba Class and Club Where - Cuban meets cross body - Salsa meets Kizomba and Bachata and more - London dancers meet those from SE- beyond~more than just a nightclub Venue: Subud Cente…||7 - 8 Dec 2013SUBUDBARNETLifestyle|
|SALSA KIZOMBA BACHATA AZONTO TANGO CHRISTMAS PARTY@SALSATRICITY lessons and ClubVenue: SUBUD CENTER EN4 8RF Date: EVERY SATURDAY Time: 8:00pm until 1:0am Lesson 8-9.45 Club 9.45-1am Salsa Bachata and Kizomba Azonto Top London/international DJs/teachers TANGO DEMO 11.15 * BEG x 2 SALSA: 8 and 8…||7 - 8 Dec 2013SUBUD CENTERBarnet LondonLifestyle|
|Stockwood Christmas FayreOur Christmas Fayre at Stockwood Discovery Centre will feature a Santas Grotto and Christmas craft activities for all the family to enjoy. Also, don't miss our special craft market on the Saturday, for those last minute…||7 - 8 Dec 2013Stockwood Discovery CentreLutonFamily Days Out|
|The Comedy ClubThe Comedy Club combines everything you need for a Christmas party, it also gives you the unique opportunity to eat, drink, laugh and dance all under one roof. Whether you're out celebrating as colleagues, friends or fam…||7 - 21 Dec 2013Oceana, WatfordWatfordNightclubs|
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Wedding fairs in Watford
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Watford. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.